ARTISTRY. ORIGINALITY. EXCELLENCE.

The IMAs honor the year’s most exceptional & artistically daring projects from self-released and indie label talent from around the globe. And connects them to new performance, promotion, distribution and fans.

New to The 16th IMAs: A&R Development Board led by legendary music execs Phil Quartararo & Bob Cutarella will seek to match standout 16th IMA Entrants with development deals to suit various career stages including Artist Development, Publishing, Sync Placement, Brand Sponsorships and live performance Festival Bookings.

Enter your new Albums, EPs, Songs, Music Videos, Photography and Design projects by THURSDAY, November 30th, to be considered for The 16th annual IMAs.

ENTER HERE
FINAL Submission DEADLINE: THURSDAY 11.30.17

THE ANNUAL CEREMONY AT LINCOLN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS CELEBRATES ALL NOMINATED ARTISTS WITH PERFORMANCES AND AWARDS
IN 96 MUSIC, VIDEO, PHOTOGRAPHY & DESIGN CATEGORIES.

Sofia Rei
The Mudhowlers
Seth Glier
Camilla Meza
Alternate Routes
Fiona Joy

THE IMAs BY THE NUMBERS…

400 NomineesIMAs
96 AwardsIMAs
94 NationsIMAs
100+ JudgesIMAs

One Amazing Celebration!

All styles of self-released and indie label projects are eligible for IMA honors.
Winners selected by iconic artists, fans, and industry.

Final Submission Deadline: 11.30.17

Join The Year's Best Artists & Releases - ENTER NOW!

The IMAs Are Supported by Artist-First Organizations: